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Relief Instructor

Rehab Group

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   » Updated 16/05/2018
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The National Learning Network are recruiting a Relief panel of Instructors in their Centres in Navan, Co Meath & Dundalk.

The Rehab Group is a charity that provides services for over 20,000 adults and children, and champions the value of diversity and inclusion for people with disabilities or disadvantage in their communities all over Ireland and the UK.
We work with people with disabilities, people on the autism spectrum, people with mental health difficulties, people who are underprivileged in some way in the labour market, and people who want a fresh start.

Our VISION is of a charity that champions the value of diversity and inclusion for people with a discapability or disadvantage, in their communities. Together, we will constantly lgain and seek to provide excellent services to foster and enhance social and economic independence.

Our MISSION is helping the people we serve to be more independent; helping them to contribute to and be more included in their communities; empowering them with the skills and confidence to be active in the workforce; and supporting them to be in charge of their health and wellness.

Our VALUES underpin all we do, shape who we are and how we work with one another, in our organisation and in the community:

Advocacy : Challenge exclusion and promote inclusion

Quality : Strive for excellence in all aspects of our work

Dignity : Respect the unique worth of every person (that includes people who access our services, families, employees and volunteers)

Justice: Act with integrity, honesty, commitment and accountcapability in everything we do to ensure equity, fairness and transparency

Team Work : Foster an environment that encourages change, growth, trust in our organisation and in partnership with others, working together as one Rehab team


Relief Instructor

The Vocational Training Instructor is responsible for the training and development of Learners in conformity with the agreed local training programme specifications, together with the day-to-day running and maintenance of all aspects of the training programmes The Instructor assists Learners with additional support needs in exploring their future career and educational direction and in making realistic vocational choices with a view to progressing to further education/employment.

Formal Education/Training
* Third level qualification, preferably within the Education/Training or Social Sciences sector,
* A significant pedagogical/training qualification - Train the Trainer QQI Level 6 as a minimum
Work practice
* A number of years significant occupational practice of working with Learners in educational, guidance and/or developmental contexts
* practice in QQI certification and accreditation processes

Skills and expertise
* Excellent facilitation and presentation skills together with excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills practice in working on own initiative with a professional and confident approach An capability to motivate learners and to maintain networks with stakeholders and local communities
* Own means of transport and a full clean driving licence
* The Instructor will take part in all aspects of co-ordination and facilitation in respect of National Learning Network.

Job Area

Provide systematic training according to specified curricula, with responsibility for the instruction of a number of modules for QQI Level 3 - 5 certification
Facilitate participants in developing the expertise, skills and confidence necessary to secure progression results
Meet key performance indicators in relation to learner placement and progression and achievement of certification targets

As part of a team contact appropriately with significant key stakeholders in maintaining programme allocations. Assist Learners in reviewing previous practices and exploring future goals, using a range of occupational interest, educational and problem solving techniques.

Collaborate on the development of Individual Action Plans to support each Learner's progression, Evaluate the vocational rehabilitation needs of each Learner and produce a profile of those needs. Source and support work practice placements and instil by example and direct training, proper work attitudes and work behaviours. Provide learners with adequate and constructive feedback about their progress

Maintain all records in conformity with both internal and external quality standards and produce reports on same. Develop curricula and innovative interventions in co-operation with Programme Development agent, Rehabilitation Psychologist, Manager and Staff.

Apply all standards and procedures relating to Health and Safety Acts and maintain the highest levels of safety, ensure a rational and economical use of all equipment, materials and supplies and the maintenance of same.

Report to the Manager on all matters pertaining to the programme and inform the Manager in a timely manner should problems arise.

Perform the function of Instructor under the guidance of the management of National Learning Network and co-operate fully with the centre staff and multi-disciplinary teams and significant stakeholder such as ETB as required.

Carry out any other tasks and responsibilities within the general requirements of the above job specification as may be required from time to time

Contribute to the continuous improvement of activities of National Learning Network and actively participate in and promote a culture of excellence all over all.

Typical Level of Interaction
? Standard: Typical interaction is to request and provide information Courtesy, tact and effectiveness are required
? Advanced: Influence using logic and facts Communication is important but not critical to the achievement of job objectives
? Expert: Win the hearts and minds, changing opinion of people Critical in achieving the job objectives

Primary Audience (Internal)
NLN Learners, Staff and Management, ETB agents

Level of Audience (Internal)
? Clerical / Operational
? managery / Junior Professional
? Middle Management / Seasoned Professional
? Senior / Top Management

Primary Audience (External)
Referral Sources

Level of Audience (External)
? Clerical / Operational
? managery / Junior Professional
? Middle Management / Seasoned Professional
? Senior / Top Management

Requires the job holder to have: Full Driving Licence and Own Transport

A commitment to living the organisational values of Team work, Dignity, Justice, Advocacy and Quality

Respect for others
* You conduct yourself in such a manner as to ensure a working environment that promotes respects and upholds the dignity of all staff members and those who you come into contact with in the course of your work.
* You respect and promote the views and wishes of individuals, key people and others.
* You respect the individual's diversity, cultures and values, never discriminating against any individual or condoning discrimination by others.
* You are committed to ensuring that equality and diversity are promoted within your organisation, for individuals and for staff members and those who may come into contact with your organisation.
* You assist and give appropriate support to enable individuals to understand and exercise their rights.

leadership abilities and Teamwork
* You consult and encourage the full engagement of the team, encouraging open and constructive discussions around work issues.
* You get the best out of individuals and the team, encouraging good performance and covering any performance issues that may arise.
* You value and support the development of others and the team.
* You encourage and support new and more effective ways of working.
* You deal with tensions within the team in a constructive fashion.
* You encourage, listen to and act on feedback from the team to make improvements.
* You actively share information, expertise and skills to help the team to meet its objectives.

Building relationships and Communication
* You modify communication approach to suit the needs of a situation/ audience.
* You actively listen to the views of others.
* You contact with other groups to gain co-operation.
* You negotiate, where necessary, in order to reach a satisfactory outcome.
* You maintain a focus on dealing with colleagues and service users in an effective, efficient and respectful manner.
* You are assertive and professional when dealing with challenging issues.
* You express yourself in a clear and articulate manner when speaking and in writing.

Judgement and Decision Making
* You effectively deal with a wide variety of information sources, investigating all significant issues.
* You understand the practical implication of information in relation to the broader context in which s/he works - procedures, divisional objectives etc.
* You identify and understands key issues and trends
* Correctly extracts & interprets numerical information, conducting accurate numerical calculations
* Draws accurate conclusions & makes balanced and fair recommendations backed up with evidence

Management and Delivery of Results
* You take ownership of tasks and are determined to see them through to a satisfactory conclusion.
* You are logical and pragmatic in approach, setting objectives and delivering the best possible results with the resources available through effective prioritisation.
* You constructively challenge existing approaches to improve efficient customer service delivery.
* You accurately estimate time parameters for project, making contingencies to overcome obstacles.
* You minimise errors, reviewing learning and ensuring remedies are in place.
* You maximise the input of own team in ensuring effective delivery of results.
* You ensure that proper service delivery procedures/protocols/reviews are in place and implemented.

* You identify, with individuals, the needs and preferences they want you to present on their behalf.
* You ensure that neither you nor the individuals will be compromised by your working on their behalf and that any information you communicate on their behalf is correct.

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